Tag: Coronavirus Updates

Coronavirus: Odisha Asks Officials Not To Use Section 144 For Social Distancing

Bhubaneswar: With social distancing becoming the most effective tool in the hands of authorities to curb the spread of Coronavirus, the Odisha government today asked its officials not to invoke section 144 and use it as a tool to enforce social distancing. The directive comes in the wake of prohibitory orders being clamped by several […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus Pandemic Needs Collective Action: Odisha Governor

Bhubaneswar: Coronavirus outbreak has emerged as a challenge for the whole world and its successful mitigation lies in our own hands and we should tackle it without panicking, exhorted Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal today. Citing that the Odisha government has taken some proactive steps, the Governor said that it is a collective responsibility of all […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Odisha Lockdown: Updates on coronavirus
Odisha Covid-19 Lockdown: Stray Cases Of Violation Threaten Its Effectiveness, Many Arrested

14 districts in Odisha under lockdown, but no significant impact.  Many arrested for violating lockdown rules.  If anyone doesn’t comply with the orders, authorities may press IPC charges u/s 188, 269, 270, 271. Bhubaneswar: India so far has registered over 470 positive coronavirus cases. A complete lockdown was announced in 19 States and UTs on […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Police Commissioner Sudhanshu Sarangi On Corona Lockdown
Odisha Covid-19 Lockdown: Passes Must For Office-goers In Bhubaneswar-Cuttack

Bhubaneswar: Amid a near-complete lockdown to contain the spread of Coronavirus, the Police commissioner of the twin cities of Bhubaneswar & Cuttack, Sudhanshu Sarangi today clarified that those who need to travel to office for work have to obtain passes for the same. #CORRECTION: People in emergency services, who have to work from office are […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Covid-19 updates: Odisha CM donates salary, Modi thanks SAARC nation
Battling COVID-19: Odisha CM Shows The Way, Donates 3 Months' Salary & Urges All To Do Their Bit

Odisha to enforce lockdown in all its 30 districts from midnight. SAARC nations stand in solidarity as PM expresses gratitude for contribution to COVID-19 emergency fund. Government of India says Corporates can spend social funds on measures to battle coronavirus. Bhubaneswar: With a lockdown in force and government gearing up its machinery to combat the […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Odisha Coronavirus Lockdown Police BBSR-min
Odisha Covid-19 Lockdown: Twin City Police Commissioner Urges For Cooperation

Bhubaneswar: In these dire situations, social distancing is the key to ensure that things do not go out of hand. This has led to unprecedented clampdowns & lockdowns to keep people at their homes to contain the spread of the Coronavirus. However, adherence to such lockdowns in Odisha has been sketchy and what is so […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus Lockdown: Odisha Govt releases Rs 45 cr for all districts to battle Covid-19, OMC's Rs 500 cr big boost

Bhubaneswar: With the coronavirus contagion slowly spreading its tentacles, Odisha government too is expediting its measures for prevention and containment of the disease. On Wednesday, the government released Rs 44.5 crore for 30 districts to battle the novel Coronavirus. In the media briefing today, Subroto Bagchi, Odisha government’s chief spokesperson on COVID-19 reiterating the significance […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Odisha reports 5th covid-19 positive case
BREAKING: Odisha reports 3rd COVID-19 positive case

Bhubaneswar: The Coronavirus positive cases in Odisha shot up to three with one more sample testing positive for COVIDー19 on Thursday. All the three Coronavirus positive cases reported in the State so far are from Bhubaneswar, the department of State Health & Family Welfare said. One more sample has tested positive for @COVID19 in the […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Make Arrangements For Migrant Workers & Students From Outside States, MHA Asks States & UTs

New Delhi: The Union Home Secretary has written to all States/UTs to take immediate steps to provide adequate support, including food and shelter, to migrant agricultural labourers, industrial workers and other unorganized sector workers during the 21-day Nationwide COVID-19 lockdown. Similarly, States/UTs have been advised to take steps to ensure that students, working women from […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Subroto Bagchi on latest covid-19 updates in Odisha
Call 104, Furnish Details & Avoid Being A Super-Spreader Of COVID-19: Subroto Bagchi

Bhubaneswar: With Odisha on the verge of jumping to the Stage-3 (community transmission phase) of coronavirus pandemic, Subroto Bagchi – chief spokesperson on COVID-19 today urged every person to act as per the directions of state government’s 104 Helpline only, instead of resorting to self-decisions. During his media briefing, Bagchi said that the third COVID-19 […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
BMC Commissioner Premchand Choudhury
BMC Discloses Identity Of Odisha's 5th COVID-19 Patient, Affected Area Sealed

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Thursday made the name and address of the 5th COVID-19 positive case detected in AIIMS Bhubaneswar public. Addressing a presser Thursday, BMC Commissioner Prem Chandra Choudhury said that the decision has been taken in the larger interest of people to stop the spread of the deadly coronavirus. The […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Covid-19 Outbreak: Odisha Imposes Complete Shutdown In 3 Cities To Check Community Transmission

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy on Friday announced that a complete shutdown will be imposed in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Bhadrak town for 48 hours from 8 PM today till 8 PM on Sunday as a precautionary measure to prevent any community transmission of COVID-19. The Chief Secretary has warned that strict action will be […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Intelligence Bureau office employees put under quarantine
Intelligence Bureau officials put in quarantine after staffer comes in contact with COVID-19 patient

Bhubaneswar: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday put all the employees of the Intelligence Bureau (IB) office under quarantine after a staffer reportedly came in contact with a COVID-19 positive patient. “One of the staff of the Intelligence Bureau had come in contact with a COVID-19 patient. We have collected some swab samples of […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Two more test positive for Covid-19 in Odisha
Two More Test Covid-19 Positive In Odisha, Total Goes Up To 44

Bhubaneswar: The COVID-19 cases in Odisha rose to 44 on Thursday after detection of two more positive cases. As per the State health & family welfare department, a 51-year-old female in Dhenkanal town has tested positive for the coronavirus. Today’s second case has been admitted to a private hospital in Bhubaneswar. The patient is a […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021